Roberto Chica is a recipient of a 2016 Human Frontier Science Program

Posted on Thursday, March 24, 2016

Roberto Chica is a recipient of a 2016 Human Frontier Science Program (HFSP) grant to fund cutting-edge work by international teams of scientists. The grant will support a collaborative project with 1.0 Million US Dollars over 3 years aiming at establishing a predictive understanding of the genetic oscillations that underlie the periodic segmentation of the vertebrate body axis. The project was among 32 proposals selected out of 871 submitted applications.

The funded project will be carried out in collaboration with Andrew Oates (University College London) and Hernan Garcia (UC Berkeley).

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